Grayson County TXGenWeb
Goverment Cemetery No. ?
(Official Number is not known)

Photograph & census by Dusty Williams
Map

Government cemetery was created circa 1942 when Lake Texoma was built. The people buried here were moved from another cemetery which is now under the Lake. There are several Funeral markers which simply state Unknown. The cemetery is very grown up and there are several unmarked graves.
Charlotte Holders list of the 1980s
This cemetery is on the Big Mineral Arm

Survey 2007
by Dusty Miller

Photographs of the Government Cemetery before the cleanup

Before Cleanup 1
Before Cleanup 2


Nelson Moak cleaned this cemetery up for his Eagle Scout Project - 2008. He was able to get a funeral home in Denison
to donate temporary funeral home markers for all the unknown graves.


Photographs of the cleanup and placing markers.
After the Cleanup

Placing the markers


Belgar, Baby  - Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Belgar, Henry- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Boles, Allen  - Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Boles, Effie J. - Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Echols, Alfred  6 Dec 1866 - 5 Jul 1872
Echols, Buth    1823 - 1869
Echols, Terry    1804 - 1872     on stone with Buth Echols
Jackson, Martin D.            5 Sep 1871 - 9 Oct 1876 Son of J.D. & S.L. Jackson
McKenzie, Asa- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
McKenzie, Jim- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
McKenzie, W.J. - Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, Daniel- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, Mary - Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, McIrving- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, McIrving- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, Samuel- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, Sarah- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Ogelsby, James- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Simco, Charity E.   31 Jan 1832 - 31 Aug 1876  Wife of D.W. Simco
Simco, David C.     21 Dec 1849 - 28 Aug 1876
Simco, Kathy Ann  1 Aug 1826 - 7 Jul 1867
Webb, A.F   16 Feb 1838 - 12 Mar 1889- Found onCharlotte Holders Reading -Stone missing when reading taken Nov. 2007
Webb. W.A. 

Grayson County Index


Susan Hawkins
2007